Any testamentary document20 of the deceased person in the possession or control of any party must be lodged with the court.21 Unless the court directs otherwise, the testamentary documents must be lodged in the relevant office22 by the claimant when the claim form is issued, and by each defendant when he or she acknowledge service.23 As well as lodging testamentary documents, the claimant and every defendant who acknowledges service must, in written evidence, filed in the relevant office:

(a)describe any testamentary document of the deceased of which he or she has any knowledge or, if he or she does not know of any such testamentary document, state that fact; and

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